Joseph Morgan

about 1766–24 July 1828 (Age 62)
Frederick, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Morgan was born about 1766, in Frederick, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Edward Morgan, was 29 and his mother, Susanna Taylor, was 24. He married Rebecca Van Metre on 6 November 1792, in Wheeling, Ohio, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 24 July 1828, in Ohio, Virginia, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in West Liberty, Ohio, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Morgan
1766–1828
Rebecca Van Metre
1746–
Marriage: 6 November 1792
Susannah Rebecca Morgan
1793–1874
John Wheeler Morgan
–1838
Josiah M Morgan
1796–1860
Edward M. Morgan
1798–1872
Mordecai Morgan
1805–1890
Mary Morgan
1809–
Joseph S. Morgan
1812–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 November 1792
Wheeling, Ohio, Virginia, United States
children

(7)

    Susannah Rebecca Morgan

    Female1793–1874Female

    Male1796–1860Male

    Edward M. Morgan

    Male1798–1872Male

    Male1805–1890Male

    Female1809–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1775

Age 9

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 10

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1783 · A Free America

Age 17

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Morcant, which is of uncertain but ancient etymology.2 Irish: importation of the Welsh surname, to which has been assimilated more than one Gaelic surname, notably Ó Muireagáin ( see Merrigan ).3 Scottish: of uncertain origin; probably from a Gaelic personal name cognate with Welsh Morcant.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Morgan, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Joseph Morgan, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Joseph Morgan, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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